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Longtime Federal Way civic leader Lou Olmstead dies at 86

Longtime Federal Way civic leader Lou Olmstead dies at 86

Esther Louis “Lou” Olmstead built a life on celebrating community through volunteerism.

Longtime Federal Way civic leader Lou Olmstead dies at 86
Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Nov. 8: Charles Wight

Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Nov. 8: Charles Wight

TJHS senior running back had led Raiders football team to three consecutive wins.

Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Nov. 8: Charles Wight
Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Nov. 8: Hailey Still

Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Nov. 8: Hailey Still

TJHS senior shatters three goal records during soccer season.

Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Nov. 8: Hailey Still
Racist graffiti on Starbucks sign in Federal Way stirs outrage

Racist graffiti on Starbucks sign in Federal Way stirs outrage

Starbucks customer outraged at “whites only” graffiti spray-painted under the drive-thru sign; company “acted quickly to remove” graffiti.

Racist graffiti on Starbucks sign in Federal Way stirs outrage
South King Fire updates engines to reflect new Zone 3 consortium

South King Fire updates engines to reflect new Zone 3 consortium

A zone is a predetermined area that incorporates a large number of fire departments to break up the dispatching of King County.

South King Fire updates engines to reflect new Zone 3 consortium
Driver faces vehicular assault charge in 5-vehicle crash on I-5

Driver faces vehicular assault charge in 5-vehicle crash on I-5

Passenger extricated from vehicle with jaws of life sustained serious injuries.

Driver faces vehicular assault charge in 5-vehicle crash on I-5
Federal Way youth feel impact of domestic violence

Federal Way youth feel impact of domestic violence

Last year, 3,146 incidents of domestic violence were reported to Federal Way police.

Federal Way youth feel impact of domestic violence
Brookdale opens new memory care program for patients with Alzheimer’s, dementia

Brookdale opens new memory care program for patients with Alzheimer’s, dementia

Ribbon cutting attendees explored the program benefits, toured luxury apartments on Oct. 24.

Brookdale opens new memory care program for patients with Alzheimer’s, dementia
Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Nov. 1: Luke Forsman

Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Nov. 1: Luke Forsman

FWHS sophomore speeds toward 5K personal best in cross country.

Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Nov. 1: Luke Forsman
Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Nov. 1: Caitlin Chan

Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Nov. 1: Caitlin Chan

FWHS junior is team captain of the Eagles volleyball team.

Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Nov. 1: Caitlin Chan
Zombie flash mob takes over Federal Way Farmers Market

Zombie flash mob takes over Federal Way Farmers Market

It was a “Thriller” performance on Saturday, Oct. 26.

Zombie flash mob takes over Federal Way Farmers Market
Superintendent focuses on Federal Way school district’s strengths, shortcomings

Superintendent focuses on Federal Way school district’s strengths, shortcomings

FWPS unveils highest graduation rates of all time; Standards-Based Assessment scores trail neighboring districts.

Superintendent focuses on Federal Way school district’s strengths, shortcomings
Federal Way’s Lance ‘Fearless’ Gibson Jr. to debut with Bellator in televised MMA fight

Federal Way’s Lance ‘Fearless’ Gibson Jr. to debut with Bellator in televised MMA fight

Gibson, ranked No. 11 in the Pacific Northwest, will face Dominic Jones, ranked No. 145 in U.S. Northeast division, Saturday.

Federal Way’s Lance ‘Fearless’ Gibson Jr. to debut with Bellator in televised MMA fight
Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Oct. 25: Tyler Satterwhite

Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Oct. 25: Tyler Satterwhite

Decatur senior leads culture change of Gator football; Gators edging first postseason appearance since 2011.

Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Oct. 25: Tyler Satterwhite
Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Oct. 25: Claire Xu

Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Oct. 25: Claire Xu

Decatur junior leads girls golf team to fourth place finish at league tournament; Xu to return to WCD tournament in spring 2020.

Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Oct. 25: Claire Xu
South King Fire breaks donation milestone of 1,000 winter coats to local students

South King Fire breaks donation milestone of 1,000 winter coats to local students

Operation Warm provided winter coats to all kindergarten, first graders at Rainier View Elementary School.

South King Fire breaks donation milestone of 1,000 winter coats to local students
Senior Hailey Still breaks Thomas Jefferson all-time girls soccer scoring record

Senior Hailey Still breaks Thomas Jefferson all-time girls soccer scoring record

After Thursday’s game against Auburn, Still holds 110 career goals; record previously held by 2002-3003 player Chelsea Hunt.

Senior Hailey Still breaks Thomas Jefferson all-time girls soccer scoring record
Decatur sweeps All-City girls swim and dive meet

Decatur sweeps All-City girls swim and dive meet

Swimmers, divers from all four Federal Way high schools look to qualify for postseason.

Decatur sweeps All-City girls swim and dive meet
Lake Grove fifth-grader leads by example through encouraging, uplifting her peers

Lake Grove fifth-grader leads by example through encouraging, uplifting her peers

Suri Kern is a proud team member of Girls on the Run, Leopard Leader programs.

Lake Grove fifth-grader leads by example through encouraging, uplifting her peers
Federal Way tops Decatur 35-16

Federal Way tops Decatur 35-16

Photos of Oct. 11 game.

Federal Way tops Decatur 35-16